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Resource ID: #7421
Subject: Health Care
Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Milwaukee Journal explores the poor quality of health care for black residents of Milwaukee using computer analysis; finds blacks die of the same diseases as whites but 10 years earlier; blacks are hospitalized twice as often as whites with diseases related to poverty; black children have especially high levels of birth defects and infant mortality; few black doctors are practicing; medical establishment has virtually abandoned black Milwaukeeans, Aug. 19 - 21, 1990

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